from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An African pig of the genus Potamochœrus, either P. africanus or P. porcus; a boschvark. Also bush-hog.
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Evil Power, and that the dead are reincarnated in the red bush-pig.
For a moment I took him for a lion, but on reflection I was inclined to think him a very large bush-pig.